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Urban Adventurers: Volume 9

A look into the life and times of Urban Adventures’ Guides

Adisa, Washington DC

We had the pleasure of speaking with Adisa to ask her 6 questions for all of you to get to know her better! Read on to learn more about this Urban Adventurer!

1. Where are you from?

I am originally from York, Pennsylvania. I moved to Washington DC four years ago to go to graduate school at American University.

2. What are a few of your hobbies and interests outside of guiding?

I love to travel, write, and exercise. I also am a political nerd and like to read up and what’s happening politically.

3. What drew you to Urban Adventures?

I was excited to show my new hometown to visitors, and share fun historical stories that many don’t know.

4. What are some of DC’s best hidden gems? 

I love going out in Dupont Circle and Georgetown, and think they both have fun scenes. North Italia, Founding Farmers, Chiko, and Karma are some of my favorite restaurants.

5. What’s a good way day trip for visitors to DC?

I recommend visiting Philadelphia, National Harbor, Potomac Mills, Virginia wineries, and Baltimore.

6. What’s your dream travel experience anywhere in the world?

 I have always wanted to go to Paris. I love French history and culture, and hope to travel to Paris next year.

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